"The CEO" Kunle Afolayan's movie to premiere at 2016 Nollywood Week Paris

The anticipated Kunle Afolayan movie "The CEO" will have a special screening at the upcoming Nollywood Week Paris.

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Wale Ojo as Kola Alabi in "The CEO"

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Kunle Afolayan's  latest movie "The CEO," will premiere at the 2016 Nollywood Week Paris festival.

The film festival which is scheduled to kick off on June 2 through June 5, will hold a special screening of the anticipated movie.

"The CEO" joins previously announced movies which include "Fifty," "Falling," "The First Lady," "Lunchtime Heroes," "Hex," "The Encounter" among others.

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Kunle Afolayan and Angelique Kidjo

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ALSO READ: HERE'S HOW KUNLE AFOLAYAN GOT ANGELIQUE KIDJO TO STAR IN "THE CEO"

Synopsis of "The CEO"

Set mainly on a beautiful beach resort on the outskirts of Lagos in Nigeria, “The CEO” is a mystery-thriller surrounding five top executives from across Africa who are despatched on a 1-week leadership retreat by a multinational telecommunications firm, to determine which one to appoint as the firm’s new CEO. Things go awry when one-by-one the executives are eliminated in sudden death circumstances, and the finger falls on the last two remaining executive as prime suspects.

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Cast of Kunle Afolayan's 'The CEO' during the reading session.

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"The CEO" features Wale Ojo, Lala Akindoju, Angelique Kidjo, Aurelie EliamHilda Dokubo, Jimmy Jean Louis, Peter King, Nico Panagio among others.

ALSO: CHECK OUT CHARACTER POSTERS FOR 'THE CEO.'

Watch trailer below.

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